Research Assistant Position at Ohio State University

Research Assistant Position

Clinical Neuroscience Laboratory
Department of Psychology
Ohio State University

Applications are being sought for a full-time research assistant position, starting autumn semester 2017 in the Clinical Neuroscience Laboratory of Dr. Ruchika Prakash at the Ohio State University. The laboratory is currently conducting several randomized controlled trials designed to look at the effects of lifestyle interventions, such as mindfulness training and exercise interventions on improving cognitive and emotional control in older adults and in individuals with multiple sclerosis. This position is designed for individuals with existing research experience who are interested in gaining knowledge in the new field of health neuroscience. Experience with programming and neuroimaging data analysis with FSL, AFNI, or SPM is strongly preferred. Responsibilities will include active involvement in all aspects of research, facilitating recruitment efforts between the laboratory and community partners, and overseeing day-to-day operations of the laboratory.

If you are interested in being considered for the position, please apply online at,under job listing #430999 and submit a current CV, a brief statement of interest, and names of three references.,

If you have questions about the position or the lab, please contact Dr. Ruchika Prakash at

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The Ohio State University is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation or identity, national origin, disability status, or protected veteran status.